1,769 ft
Distance
5 ft
Climb
-394 ft
Descent
00:04:36
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Skirt Trail

Skirt Details

  • Riding Area
    Mountain Station
    Nelson, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, XC
  • Global Ranking
    #14738 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Faster and flowier than most Station trails, and a good upper starting
trail for Fat Chance or Eli.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Skirt bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -389 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,579 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,973 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,968 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,579 ft
  • Grade
    -21.983%
  • Grade max
    -111.356%
  • Grade min
    21.176%
  • Distance climb
    25 ft
  • Distance down
    1,683 ft
  • Distance flat
    61 ft
  • Avg time
    00:04:36
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Status:
on Oct 23, 2018
Dry
Avg: 4.35 (6 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.

  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
      Directions to skirt trailhead (49.489060, -117.260040)
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      Skirt Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Oct 23, 2018 @ 11:19am
      Oct 23, 2018
      Sep 18, 2018 @ 12:44pm
      Sep 18, 2018
      Tacky!
      Aug 18, 2018 @ 10:22am
      Aug 18, 2018
      Large tree down on climb to entrance. Chainsaw needed.
      Aug 7, 2018 @ 4:22pm
      Aug 7, 2018
      Dry but still fun. Good test for the brakes
      Jul 27, 2018 @ 9:58am
      Jul 27, 2018
      In good shape given how dry it is. A couple of big bomb holes are getting bigger right before the sharp left turn by the old cabin.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

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      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 61 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
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      • 200 rides
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      Photos

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      Aug 26, 2018 @ 8:29pm
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      Skirt, Vancouver
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      Apr 8, 2015 @ 9:30am
      Apr 8, 2015
      Skirt, Nelson
      382 |
      Apr 8, 2015 @ 9:26am
      Apr 8, 2015
      Skirt, Nelson
      629 |
      Apr 8, 2015 @ 9:21am
      Apr 8, 2015
      Skirt, Nelson

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